Protests Erupt After House Republicans Pass Healthcare Bill That Could Hike Premiums for Millions

Protests Erupt After House Republicans Pass Healthcare Bill That Could Hike Premiums for Millions

AMY GOODMAN: Republicans in Washington have moved one step closer to repealing Obamacare. On Thursday, the House narrowly approved legislation that would result in tens of millions of people losing health insurance while providing a massive tax break to the rich. SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE: The ayes are 217. The nays are 213. The bill is […]

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Why The Freedom Caucus Supports The Healthcare Bill | Morning Joe | MSNBC

THAT. T’S GET INTO SOME OF THE THINGS HE’S TRYING TO GET DONE THAT HE HASN’T BEEN ABLE TO DO YET. A DEAL TO OVERHAUL HEALTH CARE POLICY IN AMERICA APPEARS TO BE GETTING A BIT CLOSER. CONSERVATIVE MEMBERS OF THE FREEDOM CAUCUS CAME OUT IN SUPPORT OF THE NEW AGREEMENT. THE NEW AMENDMENT IS […]

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The Simple Solution To America’s Healthcare Crisis – Medicare For All

The Simple Solution To America’s Healthcare Crisis – Medicare For All

While Republicans in the Senate are trying to come up with the best way to strip about 22 million people in this country of their health care insurance, Democrats on the other side are trying to craft a message that’s going to resonate with voters in the 2018 midterms and the 2020 presidential election. Now, […]

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1 Million People In NYC Could Lose Health Insurance Under GOP Plan | All In | MSNBC

1 Million People In NYC Could Lose Health Insurance Under GOP Plan | All In | MSNBC

>>>WHEN IT COMES TO SHOULDERING THE EXTRAORDINARY COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH PROTECTING THE PRESIDENT AND HIS FAMILY, NEW YORK HAS PAID DEARLY. ACCORDING TO THE CITY’S POLICE COMMISSION, THE POLICE DEPARTMENT HAD SPENT $300,000 A DAY PROTECTING TRUMP TOWER BETWEEN ELECTION DAY AND INAUGURATION DAY. AND BETWEEN $127,000 AND $145,000 SINCE THEN ON TOP OF OTHER […]

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Senate Group Working On Health Care Has No Women | NBC Nightly News

Senate Group Working On Health Care Has No Women | NBC Nightly News

PUTTING ANY WOMEN ON THE COMMITTEE TO REPLACE OBAMACARE. >>Reporter: TONIGHT, A GROWING BACKLASH ON CAPITOL HILL AS THE SENATE GROUP TASKED WITH HEALTHCARE REFORM MET FOR A SECOND TIME. AT ISSUE, ALL OF THE 13 MEMBERS ON THE CORE GROUP ARE MEN. NONE OF THE FIVE WOMEN REPUBLICAN SENATORS WERE ASKED TO JOIN, DEMOCRATS […]

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House Passes GOP Health Care Bill With 217-213 Vote | NBC News

House Passes GOP Health Care Bill With 217-213 Vote | NBC News

WE WANT TO THANK YOU FOR COMING ON THE AIR. THE HOUSE APPEARS TO BE ON THE VERGE OF PASSING TO REPEAL AND REPLACE OBAMACARE. WE’RE ON THE VERGE. THEY APPEAR TO HAVE THE NUMBER NECESSARY FOR PASSAGE IN THE HOUSE, BUT THE NUMBERS YOU’RE LOOKING AT HERE ARE NOT OFFICIAL. THIS VOTE CAME AFTER […]

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Obamacare in Trump country

This is Whitley County. Like many counties in this region, voters here overwhelmingly supported Donald Trump in November’s election. The county has a median per capita income of around $16,000. It’s 97% white and 88% of the residents over 25 don’t have a college degree. It also happens to be the birthplace for Kentucky Fried […]

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Jimmy Kimmel on Bill Cassidy’s Health “Care” Bill

Jimmy Kimmel on Bill Cassidy’s Health “Care” Bill

HE KNOW YOU’LL FIND THIS HARD TO BELIEVE BUT A FEW MONTHS AGO AFTER MY SON HAD OPEN HEART SURGERY, WHICH WAS SOMETHING I SPOKE ABOUT ON THE AIR, A POLITICIAN, A SENATOR NAMED BILL CASSIDY FROM LOUISIANA, WAS ON MY SHOW AND HE WASN’T VERY HONEST. IT SEEMED LIKE HE WAS BEING HONEST. HE […]

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Repeal, But Don’t Replace Healthcare Reform – GOP

Repeal, But Don’t Replace Healthcare Reform – GOP

on uh… television show the young turk switching q under a television i would run jackie shekar she’s a current t_v_ correspondent if she actually was part of the the people who are pushing for health care reform not within the white house but outside of government shoes with the top organization there pushing for […]

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GOP Health Care Bill Fight Is Far From Over | NBC Nightly News

GOP Health Care Bill Fight Is Far From Over | NBC Nightly News

HERE IS NATIONAL CORRESPONDENT PETER ALEXANDER WITH WHAT HAPPENS NEXT. >>Reporter: TONIGHT, IT’S THE REPUBLICAN HEALTH CARE PLAN GOING UNDER THE KNIFE. >>YOU’LL HAVE BETTER HEALTH CARE AT A LOWER COST. AND NOW I’M CALLING ON THE SENATE TO TAKE ACTION. >>Reporter: BUT THE HOUSE HELPED BILL FACES AN EVEN TOUGHER SLOG IN THE SENATE […]

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